Summer TV Premiere Calendar: Pretty Little Liars, True Blood, Dexter, Arrested Development and More!

Find out when you can watch the season's new series and your returning favorites

By Tierney Bricker May 01, 2013 10:00 PMTags
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Who needs sunshine when you've got TV?!

Happy May, y'all! Summer is just around the corner, which means a lot of your favorite shows will be busting out their finales before taking a much-deserved break. But fret not, couch potatoes; series such as Teen Wolf, Pretty Little Liars, True Blood and Dexter are all set to come back, while newbies like Mistresses, Twisted and Graceland and more are ready to make their debut! And we can't forget about Netflix's highly-anticipated Arrested Development revival! So. Much. Summer. Goodness.

We've put together the ultimate Summer TV Calendar to help you plan your viewing schedule for the season, so grab some lemonade and a pen, won't you?!


Wipeout: Thursday, May 9
Motive: Monday, May 20 (new series)
Rookie Blue: Thursday, May 23
Bachelorette: Monday, May 27
Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition: Tuesday, May 28
What Would You Do?: Wednesday, May 29
Mistresses: Monday, June 3 (new series)
Celebrity Wife Swap: Sunday, June 23
Whodunnit?: Sunday, June 23 (new series)


Brooklyn DA: Tuesday, May 28 (new series)
The American Baking Competition
: Wednesday, May 29 (new series)
Big Brother
: Wednesday, June 26
Under the Dome: Monday, June 24 (new series)
Unforgettable: Sunday, July 28



So You Think You Can Dance: Tuesday, May 14
The Goodwin Games: Monday, May 20 (new series)
Masterchef: Wednesday, May 22
Toxic Office: Does Someone Have to Go?: Thursday, May 23 (new series)


Save Me: Thursday, May 23 (new series)
America's Got Talent: Tuesday, June 4
Crossing Lines: Sunday, June 23
American Ninja Warrior: Monday, July 1 (new series)
Get Out Alive With Bear Grylls: Monday, July 8 (new series)
Camp: Wednesday, July 10 (new series)
The Winner Is…: Thursday, July 11 (new series)
Hollywood Game Night: Thursday, July 11 (new series)

The CW

Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Tuesday, July 16
Perfect Score: Tuesday, July 16 (new series)
Breaking Pointe: Monday, July 29
The Hunt: Wednesday, July 31 (new series)

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ABC Family

Melissa & Joey: Wednesday, May 29
Baby Daddy: Wednesday, May 29
Dancing Fools: Wednesday, May 29 (new series)
The Fosters: Monday, June 3 (new series)
Switched at Birth: Monday, June 10
Pretty Little Liars: Tuesday, June 11
Twisted: Tuesday, June 11 (new series)


Family Tree: Sunday, May 12 (new series)

True Blood: Sunday, June 16

The Newsroom: Sunday, July 14


Dexter: Sunday, June 30
Ray Donovan: Sunday, June 30 (new series)


The Show With Vinny: Thursday, May 2 (new series)
Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous: Thursday, May 2 (new series)
Teen Wolf:  Monday, June 3


The Hero: Thursday, June 6 (new series)
72 Hours: Thursday, June 6 (new series)
Falling Skies: Sunday, June 9
Major Crimes: Monday, June 10
King & Maxwell: Monday, June 10 (new series)
Rizzoli & Isles: Tuesday, June 18
Perception: Tuesday, June 18
Franklin & Bash: Wednesday, July 24


Burn Notice: Thursday, June 6
: Thursday, June 6 (new series)
Royal Pains
: Wednesday, June 12
Necessary Roughness: Wednesday, June 12

Did we forget any of your favorite shows? Drop a line in the comments and we'll track down the date for you!

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